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Don't "Raise Happy Kids!" - Huffington Post

Don't "Raise Happy Kids!" - Huffington Post | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
Don't "Raise Happy Kids!"Huffington PostI owe it to my kids to forgo their some of their happiness now, and my own, in order to teach them the respect, responsibility and resilience they need to choose admirable goals and accomplish them.
 
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Lhasa ranks at top of residents' happiness list - China Daily

Lhasa ranks at top of residents' happiness list - China Daily | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
China DailyLhasa ranks at top of residents' happiness listChina DailyLhasa, the city of sunlight, topped an annual survey of residents' sense of happiness in Chinese cities.
 
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Happy pensioners and miserable geriatrics: the happiness wave ...

Happy pensioners and miserable geriatrics: the happiness wave ... | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
The main findings of the study can be summarised by the graph below, where you can see the way happiness changes over the lifetime in Australia, the UK and Germany for a representative individual starting at a 7 on a 0-10 ...
 
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The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin | The Blue Bookcase

The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin | The Blue Bookcase | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
I really enjoyed how Rubin interlaced statistics and facts with her own personal experiences with happiness. I found myself telling others how happier people do better in school and that people who donate to charities actually ...
 
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GROSS NATIONAL HAPPINESS « The Burning Platform

GROSS NATIONAL HAPPINESS « The Burning Platform | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
'Happiness studies': His speech Monday was the latest foray into a relatively new specialty in economics known as “happiness studies.” Bernanke attracted widespread notice when he spoke about the economics of ...
 
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Never Happier Than When Writing - PsychCentral.com (blog)

Never Happier Than When Writing - PsychCentral.com (blog) | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
PsychCentral.com (blog)Never Happier Than When WritingPsychCentral.com (blog)“There's a link between creativity and positive emotions and, ultimately, happiness.
 
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32-Year Study Shows how Geeky Kids Become Happy Adults - Wired News (blog)

32-Year Study Shows how Geeky Kids Become Happy Adults - Wired News (blog) | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
32-Year Study Shows how Geeky Kids Become Happy AdultsWired News (blog)A study published this week in the Journal of Happiness Studies shows how children and adolescents get this wellbeing as adults.
 
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Gratitude: Key to a Happy Life

Gratitude: Key to a Happy Life | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
For those of you that are new to this site, you may not know that I spend my graduate studies diving deep into the study of happiness, sadness and all things mental health. Better stated, Counseling Psychology.
 
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Positive Childhood Relationships Lead To Happy Adult Lives - Medical News Today

Positive Childhood Relationships Lead To Happy Adult Lives - Medical News Today | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
Stuff.co.nzPositive Childhood Relationships Lead To Happy Adult LivesMedical News TodayAccording to an Australian study published online in the Journal of Happiness Studies, the key to adults' well-being is positive social relationships during...
 
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Research - Early relationships, not brainpower, key to adult happiness

Research - Early relationships, not brainpower, key to adult happiness | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
Olsson C et al (2012). A 32-year longitudinal study of child and adolescent pathways to well-being in adulthood. Journal of Happiness Studies; DOI 10.1007/s10902-012-9369-8. Posted by William Harryman at 8:38 PM ...
 
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Eternity News Update: Happiness Comes From Respect, Not Riches

Eternity News Update: Happiness Comes From Respect, Not Riches | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
Magazine - Money really can't buy happiness, research shows. Instead, a new study suggests, those pursuing a happier life would be smart to sharpen their social skills. In a series of four experiments, researchers found that it ...
 
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Is happiness the secret of success? - The Standard Digital News

Is happiness the secret of success?The Standard Digital NewsWhy do we have these societal misconceptions about happiness? Because we assumed you were average. When we study people, scientists are often interested in what the average is.
 
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My Rules for Consistent Happiness - Lifehacker

My Rules for Consistent Happiness - Lifehacker | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
My Rules for Consistent HappinessLifehackerMy Rules for Consistent Happiness Buffer founder Joel Gascoigne discovered that his productivity habits were best when he was happy.
 
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TV ads may make unhappy tweens materialistic | Epou

TV ads may make unhappy tweens materialistic | Epou | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
The study is the first to examine the long-term effects of materialism on children's happiness in this age group, Opree said. Previous research had found that materialistic kids are less satisfied with their lives.
 
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Childhood Friendships May Be Key to Adult Happiness ...

Childhood Friendships May Be Key to Adult Happiness ... | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
But according to study author Craig Olsson, an associate professor in developmental psychology at Deakin University and the Murdoch Children's Research Institute in Melbourne, neither material wealth nor academic achievement has ...
 
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Honest People Stay Healthier And Happier | OMG! Ghana

Honest People Stay Healthier And Happier | OMG! Ghana | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
Honest People Stay Healthier And Happier. ... For this 'honesty experiment', research from the University of Notre Dame, Indiana, studied 110 individuals aged 18 to 71 over a 10-week period. Each week, the participants ...
 
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Research Shows That Residents With Art Fountains In Their Homes ...

Recent studies among US homeowners show that people living in homes with art fountains or other forms of running water art are significantly happier than their counterparts. ...
 
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A recipe for unleashing happiness - Portland Daily Sun

A recipe for unleashing happiness - Portland Daily Sun | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
A recipe for unleashing happinessPortland Daily SunBad Dog is seriously out of sorts.
 
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6 Surprising Ways to Be Happier - Huffington Post

6 Surprising Ways to Be Happier - Huffington Post | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
6 Surprising Ways to Be HappierHuffington PostAs a follow up to my previous post in May entitled "10 Ways to Improve Depression and Anxiety Without Meds," I thought I would offer up a few more suggestions on how to live a happier and more contented...
 
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Brown Named Top 10 Happiest and Most Stressful in US—Newsweek - GoLocalProv

Brown Named Top 10 Happiest and Most Stressful in US—Newsweek - GoLocalProv | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
GoLocalProvBrown Named Top 10 Happiest and Most Stressful in US—NewsweekGoLocalProvNewsweek partnered with College Prowler to rank colleges on a number of hot topics--beauty, rigor, and affordability, to name just a few.
 
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The Happiness Advantage With Shawn Achor

In this special, positive psychology expert Shawn Achor demonstrates how to use the latest scientific research on happiness to find success in every aspect of our lives.
 
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If money doesn't buy happiness - USA TODAY

If money doesn't buy happiness - USA TODAY | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
Mid-Hudson NewsIf money doesn't buy happinessUSA TODAYMost countries measure how well they're doing in stark numbers: money earned, electronics sold and homes built.
 
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Happiness: Its other side - Deccan Chronicle

Happiness: Its other side - Deccan Chronicle | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
Happiness: Its other sideDeccan ChronicleReal happiness, success and prosperity come to those who deserve it. A politician who lost an election was asked the reason for his failure. He replied that he was a victim.
 
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Inductivist: Age and happiness

Inductivist: Age and happiness | The Study of HAPPINESS | Scoop.it
The idea that youth brings happiness is a common belief. After all people usually enjoy the greatest health, attractiveness and freedom while they are young. The graphs below that older men and women are not less happy.
 
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